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Honorary Membership Appointed to Elisabeth Fairman

28th Apr 2021
Fairman has retired from the Yale Center for British Art following a career that spanned nearly four decades.

The ABA announces newly appointed President and Council for 2021-2022

26th Mar 2021
Following the AGM held 25th March 2021, the ABA has announced its new president and council, who will help lead the ABA and its members in the coming years.

Titans Of The Trade #20: Mark Richardson of The Plantagenet King

25th Mar 2021
Mark speaks with Giles Lyon of Worlds End Bookshop on books, life during the pandemic, and dream dinner guests.

ABA announces new international Firsts Online fairs

26th Jan 2021
ABA partners with Canadian and Italian counterparts to create dedicated 'Firsts Canada' and 'Firsts Italia' online fair sites.

Quagga Rare Books and Art accepted into ABA membership

19th Jan 2021
Father and son, George and Simon Curtis of Quagga Rare Books and Art are the newest ABA members

Jarndyce announces Ed Nassau Lake as new partner

14th Jan 2021
Edward Nassau Lake joins Brian Lake and Janet Nassau as a partner in Jarndyce Antiquarian Booksellers, Bloomsbury.

ILAB Year End Webinar: Wrapping Up 2020

30th Nov 2020
How has the rare book trade adapted to this new landscape eight months on?

Firsts Online Rare Book Fair returns for winter edition

05th Nov 2020
Running 27 November to 2 December and dedicated to the Chelsea and Edinburgh book fair exhibitors .

Shapero Rare Books moves to new address

04th Nov 2020
The rare bookshop has moved to a new location on New Bond Street in London